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Regional Hourly Observations For CHEROKEE County
1000 AM EST FRI DEC 15 2017


...UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ANDERSON       MOSUNNY   42  28  57 CALM      30.01R                  
LIBERTY        MOSUNNY   40  30  66 CALM      29.99R                  
SPARTANBURG    PTSUNNY   37  25  60 NE3       30.00S                  
CLEMSON        MOSUNNY   42  29  59 VRB3      30.01R                  
GREENVILLE     MOSUNNY   42  24  49 E6        30.00R                  
GREENWOOD      CLOUDY    41  29  62 CALM      30.03R                  
GREER          CLOUDY    41  25  53 VRB3      30.01R                  
ROCK HILL      CLOUDY    39  26  59 E5        30.00R                  
CHESTER        MOSUNNY   39  27  60 NE3       30.00R                  
LAURENS        MOSUNNY   39  28  65 NE5       30.00S                  


...CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
COLUMBIA APT   PTSUNNY   46  40  79 CALM      30.00S                  
COLUMBIA OWENS PTSUNNY   45  33  63 CALM      30.02R                  
MCENTIRE ANGB  PTSUNNY   46  38  72 CALM      30.00S                  
ORANGEBURG     CLOUDY    49  40  71 CALM      30.02R                  
SUMTER SHAW    PTSUNNY   47  37  67 W6        29.99R                  
NEWBERRY       PTSUNNY   39  32  75 CALM      30.05R                  
AIKEN          FAIR      45  37  76 W5        30.04S                  
BARNWELL         N/A     50  41  71 CALM      30.03R                  
MANNING        FAIR      48  37  66 MISG      30.03R                  
CAMDEN         FAIR      45  32  61 CALM      30.01S                  
LANCASTER      MOSUNNY   41  27  56 E5        30.00R                  
WINNSBORO      MOSUNNY   41  32  70 CALM      29.99R                  


...EASTERN AND COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MYRTLE BEACH   MOSUNNY   52  41  66 SW5       30.03R                  
N MYRTLE BCH   MOSUNNY   51  41  68 W5        30.01R                  
CONWAY         FAIR      48  41  76 SW3       30.02R HAZE             
MARION         FAIR      46  37  71 W3        30.01R                  
HARTSVILLE     FAIR      43  32  65 CALM      29.99S                  
FLORENCE       MOSUNNY   48  38  68 SW5       30.00R                  
DARLINGTON     MOSUNNY   42  34  73 N3        30.00S                  
CHARLESTON APT PTSUNNY   53  41  63 W5        30.03R                  
MOUNT PLEASANT FAIR      54  43  66 CALM      30.04R                  
WALTERBORO     MOSUNNY   50  39  66 SW5       30.04R                  
BEAUFORT       CLOUDY    54  44  69 SW5       30.04R                  


...EASTERN GEORGIA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
AUGUSTA BUSH F CLOUDY    47  39  74 CALM      30.02R                  
AUGUSTA DANIEL CLOUDY    49  38  65 VRB3      30.03R                  
THOMSON        MOSUNNY   46  38  71 N7        30.09R                  
WASHINGTON     FAIR      46  34  61 W6        30.03R                  
CLAXTON        FAIR      50  45  82 CALM      30.06R                  
SYLVANIA       CLOUDY    51  44  78 CALM      30.05R                  
STATESBORO     CLOUDY    51  39  64 CALM      30.04R                  
SAVANNAH       CLOUDY    53  42  66 W6        30.05R                  


...SOUTHERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
CHARLOTTE      PTSUNNY   39  27  62 VRB3      29.99R                  
MONROE         SUNNY     39  29  67 N6        29.98R WCI  35          
WADESBORO      MOSUNNY   39  31  73 NE6       30.00S WCI  35          
ASHEVILLE      MOSUNNY   35  26  69 N13       29.97R WCI  26          

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in South Carolina
Based on observations at 1000am EST, Friday December 15, 2017

Across South Carolina...temperatures are near 42 degrees west, near 46 degrees central, and near 53 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny west, partly sunny central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 24 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 79%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. Winds are from the east at 6 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 5 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category west, no stress category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 54 degrees at Beaufort. The lowest temperature is 39 degrees at Rock Hill.


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CHEROKEE County,SC

455 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

 .Saturday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Sunday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Monday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Tuesday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Wednesday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 .Thursday  No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

None.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For CHEROKEE County, SC
Issued at 926 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2


Medium & Long Range Outlook For South Carolina
                           S CAROLINA                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 20-24    DEC 22-28    DEC       DEC-FEB                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Below      Below                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Almanac Information

Friday December 15, 2017 the 349th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -23.310000
Distance 0.999725 AU
Rise 07:23 EST Set 17:16 EST
Transit Meridian 12:19 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:56 EST Ends 17:43 EST

Calculations made for central point in the state.
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy


Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

DECEMBER 15TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1839...
The first of triple storms hit Massachusetts Bay. The storm produced whole
gales, and more than 20 inches of snow in interior New England. There was
great loss of life at Gloucester MA. (David Ludlum)
...1901...
An intense cold front swept across the eastern U.S. The cold front produced
heavy rain in Louisiana, and heavy snow in the northeastern U.S. (David
Ludlum)
...1945...
A record December snowstorm buried Buffalo NY under 36.6 inches of snow,
with unofficial totals south of the city ranging up to 70 inches. Travel
was brought to a halt by the storm. (14th-17th) (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
A major winter storm hit the Great Lakes Region, intensifying explosively
as it crossed northern Illinois. High winds and heavy snow created blizzard
conditions in southeastern Wisconsin. Winds gusted to 73 mph, and snowfall
totals ranged up to 17 inches at LaFarge. The barometric pressure at
Chicago IL dropped three quarters of an inch in six hours to 28.96 inches,
a record low reading for December. Up to a foot of snow blanketed northern
Illinois, and winds in the Chicago area gusted to 75 mph. O'Hare Airport in
Chicago was closed for several hours, for only the fourth time in twenty
years. High winds derailed train cars at Avon IN. Light winds and partly
sunny skies were reported near the center of the storm, a feature typical
of tropical storms. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
High pressure in the Pacific Northwest and low pressure in the southwestern
U.S. combined to produced high winds from Utah to California. Winds gusting
to 70 mph in the San Francisco area left nearly 300,000 residents without
electricity. Winds in Utah gusted to 105 mph at Centerville. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
A couple of low pressure systems spread heavy snow across the northeastern
U.S. Up to two feet of snow was reported along Lake Erie in northeastern
Ohio, and up to ten inches was reported in Connecticut. Heavy snow squalls
developed over Michigan for the third day in a row. Three Oaks MI reported
25 inches of snow in two days. Twenty-six cities in the north central U.S.
reported record low temperatures for the date. The low of 10 degrees below
zero at Wichita KS was a December record for that location. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky